| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:36 PM
— On the day Stan Bowman arrived at Notre Dame as a freshman in 1991, he had walking pneumonia and a broken ankle from crashing his golf cart.
A feeble Bowman needed crutches to hobble from his Keenan Hall dorm to the infirmary, a place he visited...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:46 AM
You know Bill Burr is a hardcore Boston Bruins fan because when he talks about the team, he says, "we." The last time he played the Chicago Theater, in 2011, the Bruins won the Stanley Cup. This time, the Blackhawks got the better of the Bruins.
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:05 AM
While hockey season does not start until Oct. 3 for the Florida Panthers, this season’s offseason has been an important one for the team, especially the upcoming youth.
A disappointing season last year revealed that the team’...
| Jun 26, 2013
Chicago should light up more of its signature buildings — even on nights when the Blackhawks are not winning the Stanley Cup. For one thing, projection technology has advanced to the point where any exterior surface can be an exciting canvas, flat...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Funny that Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford probably came as close to losing his job as he had all year Friday at the team's Grant Park rally when he dropped two f-bombs publicly in front of image-conscious team president John McDonough.
Of the types of...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Let's see here: February 2010, Windy City-area RealWheels Corp. unveils a special-edition Chicago Blackhawks Chevrolet Camaro; June 2010, Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup. February 2013, RealWheels unveils a new special edition Blackhawks Camaro; June 2013,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:53 AM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: — Los Angeles police search for a gunman who opened fire on two detectives outside the Wilshire Division station. — Fans celebrate on the streets of Chicago after the Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:17 AM
And Twitter was like baby, baby, baby, NO! Justin Bieber might be able to make teenage girls scream with joy, but he had the Twitterverse screaming in anger after photos surfaced of the Canadian pop star posing with and taking photos of the Stanley Cup....
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:49 PM
Gov. Pat Quinn hinted Tuesday that he may summon lawmakers back to Springfield again this summer to take up public employee pension reform, saying next month's State Fair would provide an ideal time for legislators to work on the issue while also having a...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:10 PM
The latest step(s) on the Olympic road to Sochi, Russia, came on Monday when various national hockey federations released their orientation camp rosters.
There was significant Los Angeles-Anaheim representation, and a decided youth movement in terms...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:46 AM
It appears as though the Kings got something of a bargain with goalie Jonathan Quick’s contract last summer.
Quick, the playoff MVP in the Kings’ run to the Stanley Cup in 2012, signed a 10-year extension worth $58 million, meaning his cap...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:41 PM
BOSTON — As if to steady himself from the shock afflicting everybody, Blackhawks Chairman Rocky Wirtz laid one hand on President John McDonough and the other on Vice President Jay Blunk.
All three men were walking down a hallway inside TD Garden...